Drake & Son Funeral Home

5303 North Western Ave, Chicago, IL


Edmund T. Bral

November 17, 1920March 6, 2020

Edmund T Bral, 99, passed away on March 6, 2020. He was the loving husband to the late LaVergn neé Bernett for 66 years. He is survived by his cherished daughters Patricia and Barbara (Roberto Reyes) Bral, and father to the late Kathleen L Bral. Beloved grandfather to Patrick (Josclyn) Daker, great grandfather to Taylor R, and Drayk S Daker. Adoring uncle and great uncle to many nieces and nephews. He was a loving brother to the late Irene and Florence; brother in law to Mildred Bernett and the late Kenneth, Les and Arthur. He was a World War II veteran, serving for the entirety of the conflict in the Pacific Theatre in the United States Marine Corps. He was a world traveler, avid reader and loved food, cooking, and going to new restaurants. He was a devoted husband and family man who was always there for his family. Visitation Tuesday, March 10, 2020 from 4-8pm at Drake and Son Funeral Home, 5303 N Western Ave, Chicago IL 60625. A funeral service will take place on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 11am at the funeral home. Interment to follow at Montrose Cemetery with presentation of military honors. For more information, please call 773-561-6874.


  • Visitation Tuesday, March 10, 2020
  • Morning Visitation Wednesday, March 11, 2020
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, March 11, 2020
  • Graveside Service Wednesday, March 11, 2020


Edmund T. Bral

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Barb Bral

March 12, 2020

Dad I have no words I can’t even cry your loss is so profound. I love you more than you will ever know. But we will see each other again on the other side.